morphism

Noun

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Noun

**morphism** (*plural* morphisms)

- (
*mathematics, category theory*) (*formally*) An arrow in a category; (*less formally*) an abstraction that generalises a map from one mathematical object to another and is structure-preserving in a way that depends on the branch of mathematics from which it arises. - (
*biology*) Being or having distinct variants of a plant or animal species in the same locale; polymorphism.

- Portuguese: morfismo

- Portuguese: morfismo

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